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One Step Behind the Seraphim (2017)

A group of freshmen in an orthodox college are introduced in a world of cons, pleasure and money, but they soon discover that's not the way one's life should be lead.

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Daniel Sandu

Writer:

Daniel Sandu
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Credited cast:
Stefan Iancu ... Gabriel
Vlad Ivanov ... Pr. Ivan
Toto Dumitrescu ... Olah
Cristian Bota Cristian Bota ... Voinea
Iulia Alexandra Dinu Iulia Alexandra Dinu ... Bianca
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ali Amir Ali Amir ... Aid
Irina Artenii Irina Artenii ... Laura
Niko Becker Niko Becker ... Tudor
Andrei Ciopec Andrei Ciopec ... Patron de bar
Stefan Mihai Stefan Mihai ... Dorneanu
Lucian Pavel ... Tatal
Marian Popescu Marian Popescu ... Pedagogul
Sorin Tofan Sorin Tofan ... Tatal lui Tudor
Alfred Wegeman Alfred Wegeman ... Andrei
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A group of freshmen in an orthodox college are introduced in a world of cons, pleasure and money, but they soon discover that's not the way one's life should be lead.

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Directly inspired by the director Daniel Sandu's five years in an Orthodox theological seminary as a teenager. See more »

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18 February 2018 | by davidsid-davidsidSee all my reviews

I dreaded that the film is going to be about another over-dramatised and falsely advertised misconducts in the Orthodox Church BUT it wasn't! I dislike commercial films where you're forced to give up one and a half hour from your life or even more for another cliché ending or nothing. The actors play their roles authentically, the story could have been detailed more and the ending is gripping as well. Music in films are important to me, so it's well chosen and makes you think a bit about the film next day after you've watched it. I recommend it!


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Country:

Romania

Language:

Romanian

Release Date:

22 September 2017 (Romania) See more »

Also Known As:

Buntownicy z seminarium See more »

Filming Locations:

Romania

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$105,176
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